NZ Photography and Photoshop Workshops

 What makes our Workshops different

  • We believe in first class instruction
  • All our photography workshops have one Photography tutor to every six students
  • We are experienced with most makes of camera's and will  teach you how to operate and use yours.
  • Our workshops are hands on, not based in a classroom.
  • The groups are made up of like minded people who are all looking to improve their skills.
  • You get to be both sides of the camera learning what its like to be photographer and model
  • It is our policy is to allow you to repeat the workshop free of charge if there are areas you have not understood.
  • We want you to leave inspired and buzzing with new ideas

 Choosing the right Workshop

Beginner's Photography Workshop - Saturday One Day Workshop
Recommended for anyone with a DSLR camera or digital compact ( with manual settings).If you enjoy taking photographs but have always stayed on your camera's automatic settings then this class is for you. We will show you how to navigate your way around the camera, understand what the buttons do and how to use them. You may have taken photographs for years or you may have recently purchased your camera. This course will teach you the basics.

Intermediate Photography Workshop - Sunday One Day Workshop
Recommended for DSLR or Mirror less camera's only. This workshop is the perfect lead on from our Beginner's class. During this class we take a more in depth look into what the camera does increasing your technical knowledge and compositional expertise.
You must be able to use your camera in the manual mode to attend this class. Digital Compact camera's are not suitable for this course. If you are unsure about the suitability of your camera please contact us

Evening Workshop - Every other Thursday
Recommended for DSLR or Mirror less camera's only
Taking photographs at night is great fun but it requires practice and experience. Learn how to take a good landscape/cityscape images after dark. Get creative and learn how to do light trails and our very popular painting with light
This workshop is designed to teach you what you need to know when heading out to photograph the world at night whilst having heaps of fun with like minded people.

Advanced Photography Workshop - Sunday One Day Workshop
Recommended for DSLR and Mirror less camera only
Ideally you should have attended our Intermediate workshop and must proficient in handling your camera and operating in manual. This workshop is about introducing you to ways of improving your imagery, showing you how to successfully use reflectors and filters amongst other things.

Flash Photography Workshop
This workshop is designed to teach you how to use off camera flash units and studio lighting. It assumes a basic level of proficiency in digital camera handling and technique and ideally you should have completed our Beginners and Intermediate workshops (although not essential)

One on One Photography Tuition - Monday to Friday
Available in Auckland
Private tuition for any level, this is a good way to fast track your knowledge as the day is geared around your equipment and what you need to know.

The Complete Practical Photography Course
We have designed a practical Hands On Photography Course which will equip you with the knowledge to become a great photographer. Our unique selection of workshops cover the basics and give you the opportunity to grow in this fascinating world of creativity. Let us give you the opportunity to become a professional photographer

Wedding Photography Workshop
Have you always wanted to be a Wedding photographer.
We will take you through every step from the bride getting ready to cutting the cake.
Our hands on workshop is designed to fill you with inspiration and teach you how to tackle difficult lighting situations and the stresses of this very demanding photography job.

Real Estate Photography Workshop
The aim of this workshop is to teach you how to take great architectural images.
So whether you are a real estate agent wanting to take your own imagery or you are looking to work in the field of Real Estate Photography we will teach you how to take images that jump of the page and say "Buy Me"

Landscape Photography Workshop
How often do you take a landscape and it falls short of how you remember it. This One Day Workshop will help bridge the gap between what you see and the image you capture. We will guide you through key aspects and techniques used in landscape photography teaching you about light, composition, equipment and what makes a good location

Macro Photography Workshop
Join us for a day and discover how to capture the secrets of the tiny world around you. You will learn how to use the features on your camera for eye catching close-ups, what lenses to use, simple lighting techniques and how good composition can transform your shots

Kids Photography Workshop
If you are keen to capture those precious moments and fed up with getting blurred images then our new and very exciting baby and toddler workshop could be just for you.
Learn from an expert how to take the perfect shots of your little ones.
Dates and more details of this workshop will be coming soon so keep an eye on the page

Maternity Photography Workshop
This workshop will teach you how to produce subtle, sensitive and natural imagery
Teaching you how to work with both natural and artificial light that will accentuate the beauty of curves during pregnancy
as well as exploring creative concepts and composition.

Food Photography Workshop
Discover the world of Food and Photography, learn how to cook and photograph your favorite foods
We will be announcing the dates shortly so keep an eye on the website as the numbers are very limited and it will sell out quickly
It could be the perfect Christmas gift as it combines the love of cooking with the art of photography


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Three Little Wishes Photography is a collection of passionate photographers who want to share their expertise. To teach and inspire all levels of amateur photographer to pick up their camera's and start experimenting and taking pictures which exceed their expectations. Read more